Category Archives: Parkland

90. Musselburgh. 22 Oct 2018.

The highest ranked of the three Musselburgh courses even though the other two are more historically significant Round  £60.   Par 71.  Value (out of 5) – 4 Musselburgh is the largest of the towns in East Lothian, situated on the coast about … Continue reading

Posted in 18 holes, 1901 - 1945, 3.5 star, 4 star, Course Architech, Course Owned By, Course Quality, Course Type, Edinburgh & The Lothians, Holes, James Braid, Overall Value, Parkland, Price, Private, Region, When Course Established, £60 - £79 | Comments Off on 90. Musselburgh. 22 Oct 2018.

89. Saline. 10 Oct 2018.

‘Salin’ feels like an intrinsic part of Scotland where community and golf are as one entity Round  £15.   Par 34.  Value (out of 5) – 3 Courses like Saline, pronounced ‘Salin’ by the locals, somehow define Scotland, not just Scottish golf. Saline is a village in Fife, not far from Dunfermline. Its elevation on the … Continue reading

Posted in 1901 - 1945, 2 star, 3 star, 9 holes, Course Architech, Course Owned By, Course Quality, Course Type, Holes, Members, Overall Value, Parkland, Price, Region, The Kingdom of Fife, under £20, Unknown, When Course Established | Comments Off on 89. Saline. 10 Oct 2018.

88. Murrayshall. 16 Sep 2018

Murrayshall is a nice parkland course, but its hotel partner course (Lynedoch) is much better value. Round  £50 ( variable on-line).   Par 70.  Value (out of 5) – 3 The Murrayshall estate, first built in 1664, was established as a commercially successful … Continue reading

Posted in 18 holes, 1946 - 1999, 3 star, 4 star, Commercial, Course Architech, Course Owned By, Course Quality, Course Type, Hamilton J Stutt, Holes, Overall Value, Parkland, Perthshire, Price, Region, When Course Established, £40 - £59 | Comments Off on 88. Murrayshall. 16 Sep 2018

86. Archerfield – Fidra Links. 12 Sep 2018.

Superbly designed course that could be considered any of links, parkland or woodland! Round £90…plus hotel residency!   Par 72.  Value (out of 5) – 3.5 I felt a little stupid when the answer came to my question “Why is it called … Continue reading

Posted in 18 holes, 3.5 star, 5 star, Course Architech, Course Owned By, Course Quality, Course Type, David J Russell, Edinburgh & The Lothians, Holes, over £100, Overall Value, Parkland, Price, Private, Region, Since 2000, When Course Established | Comments Off on 86. Archerfield – Fidra Links. 12 Sep 2018.